UAE, Israel reach ‘historic deal’ to normalize relations

  • Abu Dhabi Crown Prince says agreement will stop the further annexation of Palestinian land
  • Donald Trump brokered the deal and hailed it as a 'huge breakthrough'
By Arab News ·

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Palestinian politicians voice dismay over ‘historic agreement’

  • This agreement is a betrayal of Jerusalem, Al-Aqsa and the Palestinian cause, complains Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas
  • A widespread Palestinian fear is that the UAE-Israel agreement could weaken the Arab Peace Initiative
By Daoud Kuttab ·

World reacts to UAE’s opening diplomatic ties with Israel

  • Trump hailed the agreement as big breakthrough
  • The UN welcomed "any initiative that can promote peace and security in the Middle East
By Arab News ·

Update

Arab coalition: Houthi armed drone, ballistic missiles launched toward Khamis Mushait intercepted

  • The armed drone was intercepted and downed in the morning
  • The ballistic missiles were intercepted and destroyed in the evening
By Arab News ·

Saudi COVID-19 clinics help 100,000 people

By ASEEL BASHRAHEEL ·

Lebanon’s death toll increases, historic buildings endangered

  • The explosion forced nearly 300,000 to leave their homes
  • UNESCO warned that 60 historic buildings were at risk of collapse
By Arab News - AFP ·

Apple, Google drop Fortnite from app stores over payments

  • Google said Fortnite will remain available on Android, just not through its app store
  • Apple and Google both take a 30% cut from in-app revenue purchases in games
By AP ·

Grizzlies roll past Bucks 119-106, reach West play-in round

  • The Grizzlies (34-39) tied for ninth place in the Western Conference with Phoenix, but advances to the play-in round because it owns the head-to-head tiebreaker advantage over Phoenix
By AP ·

Facebook Journalism Project and ICFJ launch fund to support Lebanon’s news industry

  • The new program will support local media outlets
By Zaira Lakhpatwala ·

Facebook donates $2.1 million to support Lebanon

By Zaira Lakhpatwala ·